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How to Build a Resume That Stands Out Visually To Help Your Teen Land Their First Job

Creating a captivating resume that sparkles bright enough to catch an employer's attention is an art on its own terms.

With the ramp up pressure kids experience at school and the need to sign up to too many extracurricular activities, it’s no surprise how the number of teens employed have been declining over the past decades.
There are many benefits (and risks) of adolescent employment. The decision to allow your teen to have an after school job should be a well thought-out family decision based on how well they can manage responsibilities, time management and money.

But if your teen is ready to take the plunge the first thing they need to figure out is how to build a resume that stands out even if they don’t have any work experience.

But where to start? How do can you create a snapshot of your ambitions, show your strengths and interests and captive an employers attention?
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Save The Date For Gwinnett Restaurant Week July 20 - 24 #GRW2014

Foodies rejoice: Explore Gwinnett has announced the 2014 restaurants/menus for Gwinnett’s longest running dining promotion, Gwinnett Restaurant Week. Beginning Sunday, July 20 through Thursday, July 24, 2014 deal seekers are invited to enjoy the best dining that Gwinnett has to offer.

This is our 9th year running Gwinnett Restaurant Week and July continues to be a great month to support our locally owned upscale restaurants,” says Lisa Anders, Explore Gwinnett Executive Director. “When visitors travel to Gwinnett, they want to have a dining experience, and enjoy our local flavor. It’s important for Gwinnett to have those dining options and to celebrate them.” Gwinnett Restaurant Week provides the opportunity for diners to enjoy a three-course meal at one 15 participating restaurants for one low price of $21.21, plus tax/gratuity. The average savings per meal is about 30%.

Local flavor and farm-to-table are two of the biggest draws for several Gwinnett Restaurant Week participants. Local favorites Graft, Kaet’s Steakhouse and Sperata feature primarily locally sourced food, with rotating menus that focus on what is fresh. “We are also very excited to add two new restaurants to our Restaurant Week portfolio this year – the newly opened 1910 Public House in downtown Lilburn, and the new steakhouse, The Crossing, located in the heart of Historic Norcross.

While the word-of-mouth about Restaurant Week drives a lot of traffic, “we have a strong marketing partnership with Yelp OTP this year, and residents and visitors will see Gwinnett Restaurant  Week extensively on local media, billboards, social media and foodie blogs,” adds Anders.

All participating restaurants/menus will be online at GRW’s official website, Reservations are required for most restaurants, and are made by contacting the restaurants directly. To view all the menus please go here:


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